Cafe for sale

Mid Sussex, RH16 3AL



  • Desirable trading position
  • Excellent local reputation
  • Fantastic change of lifestyle opportunity
  • Good mix of complementary businesses nearby
  • Healthy turnover and profits with scope to improve
  • Licensed to sell alcohol
  • Located in sought after West Sussex town
  • Popular Chinese Restaurant and Takeaway
  • Sensible trading hours over 6 days
  • Well-presented throughout


Chinese Restaurant that specialises in Cantonese cuisine. It occupies a prime trading position on one of the main roads that runs through Haywards Heath and has been under the proud ownership of our clients since 2009. This superb business is now reluctantly being placed on the market as the owners are retiring.

During our client's stewardship the business has built up an excellent reputation for its welcoming atmosphere, fantastic food and great service.

This extremely well presented turnkey Restaurant & Takeaway primarily offers a full and varied menu of classic and contemporary Chinese cuisine and accompaniments. All food is prepared freshly to order in its extensively equipped catering kitchen employing the finest authentic ingredients and served in the very pleasant surroundings of a spacious and attractively furnished dining area which can comfortably accommodate 60 people. It is considered the premises are suitable for all types of cuisine.

The business is run by our clients with help from a dedicated team of staff and generates a turnover in the region of £150,000 per year with healthy gross profit margins. There is tremendous potential to increase the turnover possibly running a modest marketing campaign, partnering with an online ordering service and offering a delivery service or by extending the opening hours to include lunchtimes and Mondays.

The Premises

Substantial and well maintained double fronted leasehold building, benefiting from being in a highly visible position on a busy road with plenty of on street parking.  It is surrounded by an excellent mix of complimentary independently owned and multiple businesses.

The premises have been well maintained and are fitted and presented to high trade specifications throughout. These charming premises provide outstanding and highly functional internal business accommodation.

The premises briefly comprise:

Ground Floor

  • Dedicated waiting area

  • Open plan customer seating area with a range of free standing chairs and tables comfortably seating 60 plus customers.

  • Well-equipped catering kitchen

  • Store room

  • Storage room with Cold room (Walk in refrigerator)

  • Ladies and Gents toilets


  • Potential for outside seating area

Business Details

Opening Hours

  • 6.00pm - 11.00pm Tuesday – Sunday

  • Closed Monday


  • £150,000 Per year

Business Rates

Business rates payable: Nil

Interested parties should make their own enquiries of the local billing authority to ascertain the exact rates payable or enquiries can be made online at the VOA website


The business stock value is: TBC


The business is run by the proprietor with help from a dedicated team of staff who work on an agreed rota basis


Commercial Energy Performance rating: TBC


  • Leasehold - We are advised that the business comes with the benefit of a new secure lease for suitable applicants

  • Rent payable £38,000 per year

Legal Costs

Each party to bear their own legal costs incurred in the transaction.


Accounts will be provided to genuine purchasers after a formal viewing


Strictly by appointment with the vendor’s agents, Falcon Commercial, Second Floor 114 - 116 High Street Honiton EX14 1JP on 01404 758081


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